Career Development / Changing Workforce

Minnesota pilot project offers free ride to technical college

By the Star Tribune

May 25, 2015

It started out as an ambitious proposal: Make community college free.

Instead, Minnesota lawmakers settled on something markedly less expensive. Starting next year, the state will offer a free ride to an estimated 1,600 students in high-demand technical college programs as part of a two-year pilot project.

Read the full story on